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Nestpick ranked cities based on how desirable they are to millennials.
They looked at the basics like cost of living and public transportation, but also millennial-specific factors like internet speed, food, and nightlife.
Amsterdam took the top spot.
Millennials will go to extreme lengths to live in expensive cities instead of languishing in the suburbs.
Nestpick, an apartment hunting site, compiled the Millennials Cities Ranking based on 16 factors to determine which places are the most desirable to this much-discussed age bracket.
The ranking examined essentials like the cost of living, accessibility of public transportation, and employment opportunities. It also considered factors of particular interest to millennials such as internet speed, gender equality, the affordability of beer, and the number of Apple stores per capita.
Here are the 30 cities where millennials live.
The University of Glasgow in the United Kingdom.
Kartner street in central Vienna, Austria.
Shopping on a busy street in Madrid, Spain.
The Port of Marseille in France.
A train travels through the mountains between Bergen and Oslo, Norway.
People relax on College Green in front of Bristol Cathedral in the United Kingdom.
Tourists admire Toronto's skyline in Canada.
Auckland City as seen from from Mount Victoria in New Zealand.
A vineyard in Bordeaux, France.
The University of Manchester in the United Kingdom.
Market Square in Helsinki, Finland.
Prague National Theatre in the Czech Republic.
Cycling in Nantes, France.
The colourful ceiling of the Markthal in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Borough Market in London, United Kingdom.
The cobblestone streets of the old city of Montreal in Canada.
Tulips bloom in front of Binnenhof Dutch Parliament in The Hague, The Netherlands.
A lookout from Pope Luna's castle in Valencia, Spain.
A train station in Zurich, Switzerland.
A Christmas market in Lille, France.
Downtown Vancouver at sunset.
A view over the Rhine River in Cologne, Germany.
A colourful cityscape from the Saone River in Lyon, France.
La Boqueria market in Barcelona, Spain.
Historic houses and retro cafes on the street in Belgium.
A vintage tram in the city center of Lisbon, Portugal.
An aerial view on Marienplatz town hall and Frauenkirche in Munich, Germany.
People drinking outside on the waterfront in Berlin, Germany.
Summertime in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
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